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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )