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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.