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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.