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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.