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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.