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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )