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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )