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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.