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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.