"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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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.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )