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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.