English (Preposition)

  1. Shrouded (couched) in mystery = Mysterious
  2. Susceptible to disease = Defenceless against disease
  3. Survival of the fittest = Survival of one in competition who is the most suitable
  4. Set at rest = To make calm
  5. Set on fire = To put on fire
  6. Shoot up sale = To rise fast in sale
  7. Speck of dust = Particles of dust
  8. Shriek in fear/pain = To cry because of fear or pain
  9. Tear (rip) to shreds = To destroy completely
  10. Take stock of the situation = To analyse the present situation
  11. Take for granted = To feel assured (about something)
  12. Toy with an idea = To consider an idea unseriously
  13. Tissue of lies = Lies
  14. Tide over difficulty/ crisis = To win over difficulty or crisis
  15. Trifle with feeling = To treat one’s feeling unseriously
  16. Take for a ride = To deceive someone
  17. Take at face value = To take something as it appears
  18. Take to task = To punish
  19. Take into account = To consider something
  20. Take into confidence = To make someone agree
  21. Veracity of the statement = Truthfulness of the statement
  22. Welcome with open arms = To accept eagerly, To welcome warmly
  23. Weak in head = Dull of understanding
  24. Grow in demand = To increase demand
  25. A good deal of = Much