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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.