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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.