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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.