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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.