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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )