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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.