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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.