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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.