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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.