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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.