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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.