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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.