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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.