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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.