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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story