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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.