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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly