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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.