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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.