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

  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.