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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.