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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.