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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.