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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.