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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.