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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.