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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.