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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )