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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.