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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.