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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.