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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.