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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.