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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.