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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.