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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.