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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.