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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.