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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.