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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.