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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )