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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.