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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.