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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.