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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.