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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )