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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up