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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.