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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )