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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.