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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.