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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.