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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.