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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.