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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.