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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.