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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.