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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.