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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.