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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.

Idioms:

  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.