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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.