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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.