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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.