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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.