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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.