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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.