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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.