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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.