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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.