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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.