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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )