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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

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.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.