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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.