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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.