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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.