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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.