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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.