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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.