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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.