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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.