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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.