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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.