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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.