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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.