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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.