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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.