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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.