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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.