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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.