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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )