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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather