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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.