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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )