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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.