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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.