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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.