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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.