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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.