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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )