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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.