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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.