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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.