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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )