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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.