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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.