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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.