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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.