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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )