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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )