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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )