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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.