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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.