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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.