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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.