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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.