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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.