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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.