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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.