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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.