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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.