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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.