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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.