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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.