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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.