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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.