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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.