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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.