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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.