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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.