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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )