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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.