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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.