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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.