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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.