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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.