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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush