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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel