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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.