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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.