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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.