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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.