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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg