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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.