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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.