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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.