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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.