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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.