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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.