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

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.