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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.