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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.