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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.