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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.