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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.