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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.