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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.