"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.