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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.