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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.