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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.