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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.