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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story