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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.