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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.