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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.