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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.