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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.