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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.