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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.