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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.