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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.