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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.