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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.