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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.