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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up