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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.