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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.