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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly