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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg