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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.