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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.