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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.