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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.