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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.