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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.