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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.