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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.