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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?