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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )