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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.