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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.