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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.