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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.