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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )