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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.