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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.