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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )