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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.