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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )