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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.