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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )