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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.