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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.