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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.