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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?