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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.