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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.