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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.

Idioms:

  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.