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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.