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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.