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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.