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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.