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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.