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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.