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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.