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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.