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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )