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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.