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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up