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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.