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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.