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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake