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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )