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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )