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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.