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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.