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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.