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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )