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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )