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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.