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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.