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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.