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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )