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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.