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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.