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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.