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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up