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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.