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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.