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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.