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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.