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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.