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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.