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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )