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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.