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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel