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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.