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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.