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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.