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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.