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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.