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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )