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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.