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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.