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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story