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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.