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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.