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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.