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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake