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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.