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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.