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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.