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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist