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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.