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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means