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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.