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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.