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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush