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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.