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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.