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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.