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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.