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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.