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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist