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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.