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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.