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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.