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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.