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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.