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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.