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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.