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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.