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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.