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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.