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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.