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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.