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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.