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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.