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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.