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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )