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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.