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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.