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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.