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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.