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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake