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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.