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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )