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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.