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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.