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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.