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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.