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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.