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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.