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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.