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Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.