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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.