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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.