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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.