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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.