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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.