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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.