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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.