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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.