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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.