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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.

Idioms:

  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.