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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )