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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.