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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.