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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.