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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.