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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.