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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.