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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • 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.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.