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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.