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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.