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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.