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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )