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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.