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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.