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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.