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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.