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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.