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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.