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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.