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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • 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.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.