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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.