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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.