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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.