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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.