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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.