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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.