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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.