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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home