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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • 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.