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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.