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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.