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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide