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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.