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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.