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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.