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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.