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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.