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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.