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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.