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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home