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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.