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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.