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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.