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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.