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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.