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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.