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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.