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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.