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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story