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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.