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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.