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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.