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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.