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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.