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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.