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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.