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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.