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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel