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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.