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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.