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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.