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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home