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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.