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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.