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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.