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Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.