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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.