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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.