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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )