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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.