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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.