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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.