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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.