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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.