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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.