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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )