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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.