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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.