"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.