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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.