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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.