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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.