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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.