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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.