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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.