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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.