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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.