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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • 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.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.