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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )