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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.