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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.