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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )