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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist