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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.