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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )