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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.