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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.