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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.