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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )