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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.