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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )