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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.