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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.