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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.