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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.