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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.