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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.