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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.