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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.