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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.