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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.