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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.