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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )