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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.