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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • 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.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.