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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.