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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )