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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.