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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.