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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.