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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.