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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.