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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.