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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • 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.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.