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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up