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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.