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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.