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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.