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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather