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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.