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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.