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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.