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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.