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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.