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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.