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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.