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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.