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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.