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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.