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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.