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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )