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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.