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Appropriate Preposition:

  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.