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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.