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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.