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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.