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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.