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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • 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
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.