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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family