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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.