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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush