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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.