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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.