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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.