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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.