"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.