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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.