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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.