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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.