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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.