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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.