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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.