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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.