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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.