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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home