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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.