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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.