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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.