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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.