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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.