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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )