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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.