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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.