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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.