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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.