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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.