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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.