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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.