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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.