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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses