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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )