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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story