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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.