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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.