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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.